Therapy may be needed following some wrist and hand surgeries. Alecia Vaughn, a licensed Occupational Therapist, works closely with Dr. Frederick to optimize functional independence during the healing process. Alecia graduated with a Master of Occupational Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine in 2017. She received the Rebecca I. Estes Scholastic Achievement Award for her graduating class. She completed a clinical rotation at an outpatient clinic in Austin, TX where she effectively treated a variety of upper extremity injuries.